Friday July 19th 2019

Chicken Chili Tacos

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Recipe: Chicken Chili Tacos

Summary: Serve these Chicken Chili Tacos with Warm Flour Tortillias


  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 3 large cloves garlic, chopped finely
  • 5 skinned, boned whole chicken breasts, diced into 3/4-inch pieces
  • 1/2 Tbsp. chili powder
  • 2 tsp. ground cumin
  • 3 large onions, diced into 1/2 inch pieces
  • 2 tsp. ground coriander
  • 3 bell peppers, stemmed, seeded and diced into 1/2 inch pieces
  • 1 cup chicken stock
  • 3 cups grated Jack cheese
  • 3 ripe tomatoes, diced into 1/2 inch pieces

  • 3 jalapenos finely diced
  • 4 Tbsp. chopped cilantro
  • salt
  • Lime juice to taste
  • 12 8-inch flour tortillas
  • Toppings listed below to taste


  1. Heat saute pan to medium-high heat.
  2. Add oil and saute chicken until lightly browned, approximately 3 minutes.
  3. Add onions and peppers and cook for 2 minutes or until onions are transparent.
  4. Add tomatoes, garlic, jalapeno, cilantro, chili powder, cumin, coriander and chicken stock.
  5. Bring to a boil.
  6. Reduce heat to simmer and cook for 20 minutes.
  7. Add cheese, stirring until thoroughly melted.
  8. Season with lime juice and salt to taste.
  9. To Serve: Put portion of chicken-cheese mixture on warm flour tortillas and roll up into cylindrical shape.
  10. Top with mango pico de gallo, avocado relish, grilled onion, guacamole, sour cream, sliced jalapenos and sliced black olives.

Preparation time: 10 minute(s)

Cooking time: 35 minute(s)

Number of servings (yield): 12

Culinary tradition: Mexican


Chicken Chili Tacos, 3.0 out of 5 based on 3 ratings
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